Quotes by Alan Jay Lerner

About Alan Jay Lerner:


Alan Jay Lerner was an American lyricist and librettist. In collaboration with Frederick Loewe, and later Burton Lane, he created some of the world's most popular and enduring works of musical theatre for both the stage and on film. He won three Tony Awards and three Academy Awards, among other honors.

Author Bio


  • NameAlan Jay Lerner
  • Descriptionlyricist and librettist from the United States
  • BornAugust 31, 1918
  • DiedJune 14, 1986
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Author; Composer; Librettist
  • AwardsAcademy Award For Best Writing (Original Screenplay); Grammy Trustees Award